Good-bye Hiss

Buckley Jr., WM. F.
April 1978
National Review;4/28/1978, Vol. 30 Issue 17, p548
The article discusses developments in U.S. politics and government under President Jimmy Carter. The book "Perjury: The Hiss-Chambers Case," by Allen Weinstein establishes beyond doubt that former U.S. State Department official Alger Hiss is guilty of espionage. Carter decided against the deployment of the neutron bomb. An argument is presented against deregulation of the petroleum industry.


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